Ifeoma Dieke returns to Scotland squad after injury lay-off

Ifeoma Dieke

Scotland international defender Ifeoma Dieke has been named in Anna Signeul's squad for next month's Cyprus Cup.

Dieke, 32, has not played international football since rupturing her anterior cruciate ligament while appearing for Team GB at the London Olympics in 2012.

The Vittsjö GIK player can look forward to adding to her 90 caps against France, Netherlands and Australia in the tournament which begins on 5 March.

Scotland's last match was a 3-1 loss to Finland in a friendly on 13 February.

Cyprus Cup fixtures

France v Scotland

Wednesday 5 March, 17:30 local time

Scotland v Netherlands

Friday 7 March, 14:30 local time

Australia v Scotland

Monday 10 March, 17:30 local time

Final placing match

Wednesday 12 March, kick-off TBC

Scotland squad

Gemma Fay (Celtic), Shannon Lynn (Hibernian), Jennifer Beattie (Montpellier), Frankie Brown (Hibernian), Rachel Corsie (Notts County), Emma Mitchell (Arsenal), Lisa Evans (FFC Turbine Potsdam 71), Hayley Lauder (Vittsjö GIK), Kim Little (Seattle Reign), Joanne Love (Glasgow City), Christie Murray (Arsenal), Jane Ross (Vittsjö GIK), Leanne Ross (Glasgow City), Ifeoma Dieke (Vittsjö GIK), Nicola Docherty (Glasgow City), Emma Black (Glasgow City), Joelle Murray (Hibernian), Lana Clelland (Spartans)

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